A 32-year-old man is dead after a lift truck being loaded onto a trailer near St. Jean Baptiste rolled off and over him.
Workplace Safety and Health is investigating after the man died on Friday at about 5 p.m.
The man was rushed to Morris Hospital, but was pronounced dead shortly after. RCMP identified him as a 32-year-old resident of the R.M. of Rhineland. His name was not released.
A spokesman for WSH said today the man was injured when a lift truck suddenly rolled off the trailer and over him while it was being loaded at a construction site on Caron Street in St. Jean Baptiste.
The spokesman said a stop work order is in place.
Foul play is not suspected, RCMP said Monday. Mounties and MSH are continuing to investigate.